Top Stories

Malala urges PM Abbasi to prioritize education

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Youngest Nobel Prize Laureate, Malala Yousafzai urged the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to promote education especially girl education in the country. This she said while meeting with the PM Abbasi in New York. She also assured her support for the promotion of girl’s education in the country and especially in […]

Peace Cup: Pakistan XI batting continues against UK Media XI in North Waziristan

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: A cricket match between UK Media XI and Pakistan XI is underway in Miranshah, North Waziristan agency of FATA, after winning the toss the UK Media XI elected to field and given batting to Pakistan XI. The match was organized by Pakistan Army, PCB and PSL franchise Peshawar Zalmi which will be […]

Nawaz, Imran are two sides of the same coin: Bilawal Bhutto

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report SAHIWAL: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that PML-N and PTI leaders are trying to deceive the people of Pakistan with different slogans and both are eyeing to reach the power corridors at any cost. Bilawal said this while addressing to political gathering at Sahiwal on Wednesday. He criticized […]

Pakistan is ready to work with Trump administration to fight against terrorism: PM Abbasi

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said Pakistan is ready to work with Trump administration especially to eliminate terrorism from the region and adding that Pakistan did not expect any major change in US policy towards Pakistan. PM Abbasi said while giving Interview to CNN on Wednesday. He said Pakistan contribution […]

Sindh leading in Corruption, alleges Imran

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, while announcing to hold a massive public gathering at Mazar-e-Quid, on Wednesday said that Sindh was lagging behind all other provinces in corruption. “There is commission on everything and the money is going directly to Dubai. Corruption in Sindh is unmatchable with any other area of […]

NAB team raids Finance Minister Ishaq Dar’s Islamabad house

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: A Lahore-based team of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) raided the house of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday after his summon regarding corruption references in accountability court was issued last week. The Lahore NAB team investigation team reached Islamabad and raided existing minister s house. They interrogated the suspects. Dar wasn t […]

Global

Russian airstrike kills 34 civilians in Syria

By The Frontier Post | September 11, 2017

Monitoring Desk DAMASCUS: As many as 34 civilian were killed in Russian airstrike in which they targeted ferries in Euphrates river near Syria’s eastern city of Deir Ezzor. The British bases Human Rights monitoring group initially claimed that 21 civilians were dead in Russian airstrike but later the numbers was raised to 34 after more […]

Read More

Eight killed in shooting incident at Texas

By The Frontier Post | September 11, 2017

Monitoring Desk DALLAS: As many as seven persons were killed when a gunman opened fire on them in a Dallas suburb on Sunday evening; meanwhile police reached the crime scene and shot dead criminal. Spokesperson of Police Department, said the criminals in an exchange of gunfire with the first responding officer. The officer was not […]

Read More

Over 14,000 pilgrims returned as post Hajj flight operation continues: Minister

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2017

MADINA (APP): Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Muhammad Yousaf says talks will be held with Saudi authorities to get an increase in Hajj quota for the next year on the basis of country’s population. Talking to state-run Radio in Madina, the Minister said he will hold a formal meeting with his Saudi counterpart on the […]

Read More

Two female suicide bombers gunned down by police in Nigeria

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2017

Monitoring Desk NAIROBI: Police gunned down two suspected female suicide bombers Maiduduri city of Nigeria and around eight people were injured in the incident. Victor Isuku, the Borno State police spokesman said in a statement that the female suicide bombers detonated explosives against a taxi on Maiduguri-Mafa highway, close to the National Drugs Law Enforcement […]

Read More

Obama surprises students with a visit to DC school

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters): Students of a school in Washington were in for a surprise when former US president Barack Obama popped into their classroom to give them encouragement at the start of the new year. After meeting the students, Obama posted a video on his Instagram account with the heading “These young people that I met […]

Read More

Mass exodus in Florida as Hurricane Irma closes in

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

FLORIDA (AFP): Store owners boarded up their windows and families sandbagged their homes to join a mass exodus on Friday as Hurricane Irma churned toward Florida after cutting a deadly swath through the Caribbean. After killing at least 19 people and devastating thousands of homes on a string of Caribbean islands, Irma made landfall in […]

Read More

Pakistan

Imran Khan doesn’t respond to court summons, notices: Shehbaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report MUZAFFARGAR: Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan has not responded to court summons and legal notices. Addressing a ceremony in Muzaffargarh, Shehbaz Sharif said Imran Khan hurled baseless allegation against him of offering money to stay silent on Panama Leaks case, adding […]

ECP disqualifies Shah Muhammad as special assistant to CM KP

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Election Commission of Pakistan has declared on Thursday that Malik Shah Muhammad Khan ineligible as a special assistant to CM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak. As per details, Malik Shah Muhammad Khan was in the fourth schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) 1997 and earlier his brother Gulbaz Khan was disqualified from […]

Peace Cup will deliver a message of peaceful Pakistan to the world: DG ISPR

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report MIRANSHAH: Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor has said the successful hosting of peace matches in North Waziristan will deliver message of peaceful Pakistan to the world. This he said while talking to media persons during the cricket match between the Pakistan XI and UK Media XI in […]

LHC ordered to make public judicial report on Model town killings

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Lahore High Court ordered the Punjab government to make public the enquiry report of Justice Baqir Najfi regarding the Model Town incident. Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi while hearing a petition which was filed by the families of those injured in the 2014 clashes with police in Lahore to make the […]

Court issues arrest warrants for Nadia Gabol, Farahnaz Ispahani in dual nationality case

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Arrest warrants of former MNA Farah Naz Ispahani and former MPA Nadia Gabol were issued by session on Thursday in connection with dual nationality case. The two former lawmakers failed to appear before the court in today’s hearing despite several summons in this regard. The court ordered to produce the two former […]

Eight persons including children injured as school van crashes into tanker in Karachi

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: At least eight persons including children were injured when a school van hit collided with water tanker early Thursday morning at Society graveyard Tariq road area of Karachi. As per details, a water tanker was parked outside the bank and a school van collide with full speed in a result eight persons […]

.

Afghanistan

Abducted ICRC staff members freed

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The head of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Afghanistan, Monica Zanarelli has said that two abducted members of the ICRC were released by the armed groups back in February this year in Jawzjan province. The two ICRC members were kidnapped by the armed group in Jawzjan province and killed […]

Read More

Afghan forces recovered cache of weapons in Helmand

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2017

F.P. Report HELMAND: Afghan Forces recovered cache of weapons and ammunition belonging to the Taliban fighters in an operation in the Helmand province of Afghanistan. As per the government officials, the operation was conducted by Special Forces in the night and recovered cache of weapons including 9 pistols, 14 different types of rifles, 3 Russian-made […]

Read More

IS announces to introduce own curriculum in schools

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2017

Web Desk SHEBARGHAN: The Islamic State also known as Daesh has announced to introduce its own curriculum in schools in Darzaab district of Jowzjan province. As per the local residents, the banned terrorist group has issued a order and warned the student to stop going to school till their next order. Niamatullah, a local resident […]

Read More

Two killed, three injured in foreign troops airstrike on wedding ceremony

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL:  At least two persons were killed and three others were injured in US led airstrike in Qarabgh district of Kabul. District Governor, Abdul Sami Sharifi, said to media that the incident happened in Jarji village when guests at a wedding ceremony started aerial firing in celebration but the foreign troops thinks that […]

Read More

Taliban commander killed in drone strike

By The Frontier Post | September 4, 2017

F.P. Report KABUL: An important Taliban commander was killed in a drone strike conducted by US led forces in northern Parwan province. Mohammad Masoum Farzayee, police chief said the drone strike was conducted in Izatkhel area of Jabal Saraj district after security forces initiated operation against Taliban and which was supported by foreign forces airstrike. […]

Read More

Joint operation against Taliban to start in Kandahar

By The Frontier Post | September 4, 2017

F.P. Report KANDAHAR: Kandahar Police Chief, General Abdul Raziq told media that police are planning to starts a joint military operation with foreign forces against the Taliban fighters in the area.  Maiwand and Ghorak districts of Kandahar have borders with Helmand province where the security was under higher security threats and the anti state elements […]

Read More

Business

Pakistan loss Rs1 bn due to fault in submarine cable

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s economy has to bear an estimated loss of Rs1 billion owing to recent fault in submarine cable whereas Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has summoned report from major stakeholders in aforementioned regard, reported Roznama Dunya on Tuesday. On August-5, PTA informed that Pakistan was experiencing slow internet as IMEWE, the international underwater […]

Circular debt threatening economy: ICST

By The Frontier Post | August 7, 2017

ISLAMABAD (INP): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST),  asked the government to resolve the circular debt which has swelled to Rs800 billion, posing a serious threat to the economy. Currently, the government is focusing on LNG which is cheaper than the hydel power but open to fluctuation in the international market, said ICST patron Shahid […]

All out efforts to be made to achieve export target of $35bln: minister

By The Frontier Post | August 7, 2017

LAHORE (APP) – Federal Minister for Commerce Muhammad Pervaiz Malik said with the active participation of the private sector and leading exporters, all out efforts will be made on priority to achieve the realistic exports target of $35 billion by 2018. The minister was talking to Vice President SAARC Chamber, Chairman United Business Group (UBG) […]

Oil steady near nine-week highs on fall in US drilling activity

By The Frontier Post | August 7, 2017

Oil prices held near nine-week highs on Monday, buoyed by robust US jobs data last week and a slight fall in US drilling, although rising output from OPEC capped gains. Global benchmark Brent crude futures LCOc1 were up 8 cents, or 0.15 percent, at $52.50 a barrel at 0059 GMT. US crude futures CLc1 were […]

Pakistan exports surgical goods, medical instruments worth US$ 339.19 million

By The Frontier Post | August 6, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan exported surgical goods and medical instruments worth US$ 339.19 million during the last fiscal year ended on June 30, 2017, as against the exports of US $ 358.766 million of the corresponding period of last year. The exports of above mention goods were recorded at US$ 358.766 million during the financial […]

Tesla surges as Wall Street bets on Model 3

By The Frontier Post | August 6, 2017

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (REUTERS): Tesla Inc jumped over 6 percent on Thursday as its quarterly report fueled bets that its new Model 3 sedan would propel the luxury electric carmaker into the mainstream. Chief Executive Elon Musk is counting on the Model 3 – Tesla’s least pricey car – to make the company profitable and […]

Sports

PCB bans Sharjeel Khan for five years in PSL spot fixing

By The Frontier Post | August 30, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Anti Corruption Tribunal of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced five years banned against Sharjeel Khan for his alleged involvement in spot fixing during the PSL. In the order it said that Sharjeel Khan will not be allowed to play domestic or any kind of cricket and after the PCB will put him […]

Read More

West Indies’ Shai Hope makes history in thrilling Test win over England

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

HEADINGLEY (Agencies): It was one of the great Test matches. Headingley has seen some remarkable final days and West Indies created their own extraordinary tale by chasing down 322 to level the series. Shai Hope achieved what Kraigg Brathwaitenarrowly missed, becoming the first batsman to score twin hundreds on the ground in first-class cricket and, at 6.43pm, with […]

Read More

Afridi refuses to attend PCB 14 September event

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

LAHORE (Online): Pakistan’s former t20 skipper Shahid Afridi on Tuesday refused to attend the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) event scheduled on September 14 at Lahore. According to private TV channel, Afridi expressed his refusal during a phone call with PCB Chairperson Najam Sethi. The flamboyant all-rounder will be playing the Afghan Cricket League (ACL) from […]

Read More

Wrestler Wade Barrett looks forward to visiting Pakistan again

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

LONDON (Monitoring Desk): Professional wrestler and former bare-knuckle boxer Wade Barrett said he loved visiting Pakistan and plans to make another visit soon to encourage wrestlers. Speaking to Media News in London, Barret said it was an honour for him to be amongst 25 wrestlers from 18 countries, who participated in one of the biggest […]

Read More

Richardson appointed match referee for Independence Cup

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): Former West Indies captain Richie Richardson has been appointed match referee by the ICC for the three-match T20 Independence Cup between Pakistan and the World XI side – the first instance since 2009 of an ICC match official overseeing cricket in Pakistan. Richardson has been a member of the ICC’s Elite Panel of […]

Read More

US Open: Sharapova easily won against Simona Halep

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

F.P. Report NEW YORK: Maria Sharapova made a stunning come back to the Grand Slam level by beating the World Number 2 Simona Halep in the US Open Championship. The Russian players easily won 6-4 4-6 6-3 in front of 24,000 crowd in night session crowd of  in New York. Sharapova,  was playing her first […]

Read More

Fashion

Looks like Karan and Kajol have patched up

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: It really was unfortunate when Karan Johar and Kajol ended their uber long friendship last year, leaving fans in dismay when the film-maker said, “It is sad. There is nothing happy about it. I feel sad. I have a great amount of respect and love for her. That will always remain. It […]

Mallika Sherawat staying in shape using Brazilian martial arts

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

Web Desk Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat, who has hit 40, is using Capoeira, a Brazilian martial arts form, to stay fit. She tweeted, “Killing it with capoeira fitness, the ankle weights add to the challenge.” Capoeira focuses on kicks, knee strikes, punches and evading attacks. It is a very fluid and acrobatic martial arts style. It looks almost like dancing because Brazilian […]

‘Khaike paan Tambulam-wala!’ New Shahrukh Khan paan

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

F.P. Report There is now a Shahrukh Khan paan being sold in the 70 year old ‘Tambulam Paan Shop’ in Varanasi! On the road for his promotional tour for new movie, “Jab Harry met Sajal”, King Khan stopped to try a ‘meetha paan’ along with his co-star Anushka Sharma and director Imtiaz Ali. The superstar’s […]

HBO hacker leaks ‘Game of Thrones’ scripts, executive documents

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk An individual using the name “Mr. Smith” has leaked a fresh cache of stolen HBO files, including documents related to ‘Game of Thrones’, online, one week after HBO confirmed that it had been hacked. The latest “dump includes scripts from five Game of Thrones episodes, including one upcoming episode, and a month’s worth […]

Amir Khan parties with mystery brunette and blames Faryal Makhdoom for it!

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk Boxer Amir Khan and his wife of four years recently made headlines as the 30-year-old boxer announced that the couple has split on Twitter. Soon after the announcement, Khan uploaded pictures and videos of a night out, partying with his friends and an Instagram babe. Now, Khan claims that it was his ex […]

I take criticism from industry seriously: Sidharth Malhotra

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra believes in the power of constructive criticism, but says he takes criticism seriously when it comes from industry insiders. Within a short span since his debut with Student Of The Year, Sidharth has tasted a fair share of success and failure. Asked whether he has learnt to handle […]